rehydrate

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verb re·hy·drate \(ˌ)rē-ˈhī-ˌdrāt\

Definition of rehydrate

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to restore fluid to (something dehydrated)

rehydratable

play \-ˌdrā-tə-bəl\ adjective

rehydration

play \ˌrē-ˌhī-ˈdrā-shən\ noun

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First Known Use of rehydrate

1945


Medical Dictionary

rehydrate

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transitive verb re·hy·drate \(ˈ)rē-ˈhī-ˌdrāt\

Medical Definition of rehydrate

rehydrated

;

rehydrating

  1. :  to restore fluid to (something dehydrated); especially :  to restore body fluid lost in dehydration to rehydrate a patient

rehydration

\ˌrē-ˌhī-ˈdrā-shən\play noun

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